Afgelopen vrijdag vond in Keulen de Generalversammlung-2017 van de GDEKK plaats. Naast de formele agendapunten, welke horen bij een algemene ledenvergadering, werd door Hans-Dieter Kober, Heinz-George Schafer, Frank Hein en Ante Vladusic ingegaan op de in 2016/2017 doorlopen (grotere) projecten. De presentaties heb ik bijgevoegd.
The call for the Innovation Brokers pilot has been launched on the EASME website:
"Innovation brokers" is one of the initiatives suggested in the Start-up and Scale-up Initiative by DG GROW.
The brokers are intended to address a gap in the relationship between those public buyers interested in buying innovative solutions and innovative SMEs, especially startups...
Take also a glance at our special issue dedicated to sustainability and socially responsibile public procurement, available in its entirety at https://epppl.lexxion.eu/current_issue/EPPPL?_locale=en
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Sustainability and CSR in and beyond the EU
We kick off the rentrée with a special issue dedicated to sustainable and socially responsible public procurement. The Editorial Board is grateful to our guest editor Dr Marta Andrecka (University of Copenhagen) under whose vigilant supervision we have selected and reviewed the outstanding procurement specialists’ contributions to the autumn issue of EPPPL.
In view of its Communication on 3 October 2017, settin...
Last chance to apply for eafip Assistance! Applications close today at midnight https://goo.gl/QzSozQ
This is your last chance to get free, tailored support in the preparation and implementation of your innovation procurement. Seven PCP/PPI projects have already been selected: only five places remain!
EPPPL kicks off the rentrée with a special issue dedicated to sustainable and socially responsible public procurement.
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FREE ARTICLE DOWNLOAD: ‘Favouring Small and Medium Sized Enterprises with Directive 2014/24/EU?’ by the guest editor Dr Marta Andrecka (University of Copenhagen) and Prof Martin Trybus (University of Birmingham)
The H2020 project smart.met, whose aim is to drive the development of new technologies to deal with the collection and management of smart metering data through a joint Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP), is organising 4 Open Market Consultations (OMC) during the month of September 2017.
The next OMCs will take place in Brussels on Thursday the 21st and in Budapest on Wednesday the 27th September.
For more information and to register please check the project website:
The last eafip workshop of 2017 is approaching!
Register now for the eafip Workshop on innovation procurement in public construction to secure your place http://eafip.eu/events/workshops/construction-workshop/
Attendance is free of charge and the workshop will be held in English.
Application period for eafip assistance ends on 15th September!
This is your last chance to get free, tailored support for your innovation procurement, only five places remain! A Europe-wide network of procurement lawyers is available to provide the Assistance which is financed by the European Commission and comes at no charge to you.
To be one of the public procurers to benefit from the eafip Assistance, fill-in the application form now for a chance to be supported with your P...
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Contact: Eric Schouten (HVC) of bekijk onze vacature op: https://aevesbenefit.com/senior-inkoper-velsen-zuid/
De HVC inkoopvisie richt zich op het creëren van toegevoegde waarde voor (interne)klanten, en daarmee op het versterken van de marktpositie van HVC als een ambitieuze, innovatieve en transparante trendsetter op het gebied van verduurzaming. De ink...
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Have you already started making plans for autumn? The eafip initiative invites you to join us for the many interesting activities we have planned http://eafip.eu/events/
Places to the workshops and the Conference on Innovation Procurement will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis.
Together with MVO Nederland (CSR The Netherlands) we are working on an idea for a Interreg NSR (North Sea Region) project. The working title is CircPro, you will find more details in the attached 2pager about the project. Also attached is a map of the NSR programme region.
The basic idea is to start lots of pilots with circular procurement in the North Sea Region:
We’re pleased to announce the July edition of the EU GPP News Alert.
Inside this issue you will find details of the European Clean Bus deployment initiative launched last week by the European Commission and the Committee of the Regions. Several European cities and regional governments have officially declared their commitment to the initiative, as have a number of bus manufacturers and other organisations seeking to improve public transport in Europe.
Muy interesante la información y el taller que se plantea, la difundo por servicios de nuestra Administración que puedan estar interesados. Saludos.
A workshop on Public Procurement of Innovation (PPI) in Waste Management will take place on Thursday 7 September 2017 in Zaragoza (Spain), organised by UniZar and the Spanish Observatory of Public Procurement.
The aim of the workshop is to present the results and recommendations of the PPi4Waste project, about the best way to acquire innovative approaches in waste management sector, in the European Directives context.
Basic aspects of public procurement of innovation and its implementati...
Innovation is a key driver for the improvment of resource efficiency for cities and regions. To foster innovation and leverage the market public autorities have one powerful tool: public procurement of innovation.
After almost 3 years of work, the PPI4Waste project is ready to share the main findings of all the research and activities implemented during the project’s lifetime to help increase the uptake of innovative waste solutions.
Entitled “Feedback and opportunities for public pr...
DG Environment of the European Commission is planning to award a contract on the Development of life cycle costing (LCC) tools for use in green public procurement (GPP) as a Middle value negotiated call for tender. You can find the tender specifications here: Draft Tender specifications.
If you wish to be invited to tender please send an email giving your contact details (Name of the company, contact person, address, telephone and email) to: firstname.lastname@example.org by mid...
Applications for eafip Assistance are open once more! You now have the chance to apply on our website http://eafip.eu/assistance/ until the 15th September to get invaluable help for your PCP/PPI project.
This hands-on eafip Assistance is the perfect way to kick-start your innovation procurement. The Assistance is financed by the European Commission and comes at no charge to you.
Five projects have already been assisted http://eafip.eu/assistance/procurers-receiving-assistance/
The eafip initiative will once again organise a workshop tailored just for you!
If you wish to openly discuss unmet procurement needs, innovation concepts, project ideas, and much more, then join us at the eafip Workshop on innovation procurement in public construction at the Old Town Hall in Prague, Czech Republic, on 14th November 2017. Registrations at https://goo.gl/YRXnTQ
The RELIEF PCP call for Tenders is now open until the next 15th of September 2017.
All Tender documents are available on the RELIEF website: http://relief-chronicpain.eu/
RELIEF challenge is looking for interested entities to jointly innovate and looking for innovative ICT solutions to improve the self-management of chronic pain patients.
The tender counts on a budget of more than 1,5M€ to support the development of innovative ICT solutions to solve our challenge.
WHO CAN PARTICIPA...
Since 2006 EPPPL has been developing into the leading platform for academics, policy-makers and practitioners to share and sharpen their expertise in public procurement and PPP law. The editors of the pan-European journal dedicated to public procurement and PPP law are delighted to receive your manuscripts. For further details, please refer to our Call for Papers at http://bit.ly/201LNQ9